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Things To Do During Sakura / Spring Season + Cherry Blossom Viewing Spots in Tokyo

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Artwork by Little Miss Paintbrush

10 Things to do in Japan during Spring (2016)

  1. Cherry blossom hanami / flower viewing with family & friends
  2. Witness Wisteria Festival (Fuji Matsuri) at Kameido Tenjin Shrine
  3. Be mesmerized by the beautiful peonies (Peony Festival)
  4. Celebrate Hinamatsuri / Girls’ Day (March 3)
  5. Have an enjoyable time at a Japanese Irises Festival
  6. Experience Azalea Flower Festival
  7. Celebrate Children’s Day / Kodomo no hi (May 5)
  8. Try the seasonal sakura-flavoured offerings from Starbucks Japan
  9. Extra kawaii tip:Visit Hello Kitty, Gudetama, My Melody & friends at Sanrio Puroland
  10. Boating at Inokashira Park / Ueno Park (with cherry blossom trees)

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10 Things To Do When in Harajuku by JapanLover.me

10 things to do when in harajuku 2015

1. Take a picture at the iconic Takeshita Dori banner

2. Visit Meiji Shrine / Meiji Jingu

3. Dine at Kawaii Monster Cafe Harajuku​

4. Use OurKawaii.Tokyo​ as your kawaii guide

5. Visit & Shop at エリア原宿​ /Area Harajuku at the 6th floor of Harajuku Ash building (next to the Takeshita dori banner)

Oh by the way, you can buy Little Miss Paintbrush​’s art x fashion designs and Enji エンジ​ accessories here!)

6. Try the famous Zaku Zaku icecream at Cute Cube Harajuku

7. Grab your own Harajuku Vintage Shop map from FUNKTIQUE TOKYO​ ★

8. Hoard your favorite Studio Ghibli / Star Wars / Sailormoon / Rilakkuma / Sanrio (EVERYTHING) from KIDDYLAND Harajuku

9. Become a lolita for a day and achieve your lolita photoshoot dreams at Maison de Julietta​!

10. Take a purikura with your friends @ Purikura NOA:

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How about you? Have you been to Harajuku? If yes, what would you recommend to a fellow JapanLover? :)

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Things to do compiled by Kaila / Rainbowholic​
Illustration by ChiChi / Little Miss Paintbrush​

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